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is the bottom line. >> yeah. >> roll it. >>> the next hour of the cnn "newsroom" begins right now. i'm don lemon. thank you so much for joining us. we're going to get you up to speed on the headlines. nas sif spending cuts are korming and you should get ready for them. that's what republican senator john barrasso said today. i'm talking about the budget cuts that were narrowly avoided two months ago. remember the fiscal cliff? well, the cuts will kick in automatically march 1st if nothing changes. democrats don't want them. they favor raising taxes and other alternatives to across the board cuts. there's another deadline countdown and plenty more budget fighting on capitol hill. >>> a huge rally at the national mall in washington today as thousands pleaded for more action on climate change. among the demands, the protesters want president obama to reject the keystone xl pipeline and to get the environmental protection agency to set carbon standards for power plants. >>> a bigger than normal crowd packed vat tan city today. it's the second to the last time pope benedict xvi will address crowds of
. >>> a few minutes ago i talked with danica patrick right here on cnn. it was not long after her ground-breaking achievement. she joined me from daytona beach. she's a modest lady and i asked her if she understood the magnitude making this important mark is in sports. >> in a simple word, yes, i understand that. i think that understanding the scope of what that means and what that will end up meaning is -- or if any is something that happens down the road. in the moment it's about thinking about what i need to do for next sunday and trying to make some more history. >> tell us about the reaction from your fellow drivers, including your team owner tony stuart. >> tony came over when we had gotten the pole so qualifying was over with, and he came over to say good job and, you know, for me i just wanted to tell him thank you for giving me the chance and for giving me the crew and the car and the job at his team to be able to go out there and do something like that. so it means a lot and it goes a long way when someone like tony stewart believes in you. >> i met him a couple years ago when
, this is just into cnn and confirmed. i want to go live now to los angeles and dr. drew penski, an addiction medical specialist and host of hln's "dr. drew" and you have worked with her before. and we are actually confirming now through your contacts as well that she has died. what can you tell us about what happened to her? >> well, i don't know if people may or may not be aware, but she had been doing well and things were looking up for her. she had children with a boyfriend who ended up killing himself a few weeks ago. she was struggling after that. actually was admitted herself to a psychiatric facility, and there's a cautionary tale here about the stigma of mental illness and the way in which the public attacks celebrities of which take care of themselves, and she was so fearful of the stigma and the way people were responding to her being hospitalized that she checked herself out prematurely and we have what we have. >> as i sit here looking at the picture, i am remembering a story from a while back that involved a child in custody with her? >> yes, a long struggle to regain custody of
. this was not pretty. was it enough to secure a cabinet position? here is cnn's chris lawrence. >> they attacked chuck hagel from all sides. >> why do you think the iranian foreign ministry so strongly supports your nomination for secretary of defense? >> give me an example where we've been intim dated by the israeli jewish lobby to do something dumb? >> at time he stumbled through his answers and had to repeatedly correct himself. >> i have just been handed a note that i misspoke. >> reporter: leading one senator to say -- >> i want to clarify the clarify. >> reporter: in the muddle, some things became clear. hagel supports a negotiated reductions in america's nuclear weapons. he'll push for spouses of gay and lesbian troops to receive benefits and he believes the u.s. should talk with iran about its nuclear program. >> that's not negotiation. engagement is not appeasement. >> reporter: the most heated exchange goes back years to a disagreement over iraq. >> you said that the surge would be the most dangerous policy blunder in this country since vietnam. were you correct? yes or no? >> my reference t
it will be agreed to. all of the information coming into cnn at this moment. feeling the emotive weight of the charges against him. >> we'll continue to check back in for the late breaking details. we appreciate it. earl barnett live in johannesburg. >>> hours away from an extremely close count with an asteroid. a space rock known as 2012 d.a. 14. is expected to pass within 17,200 miles of earth this afternoon. it is the closest near miss ever. the best chance to see it is with the aid of a telescope. 2:44 eastern this afternoon when the asteroid passes over the indian ocean traveling at nearly 18,000 miles per hour. meteor shower shaking things up in russia. witnesses report hearing and feeling a powerful blast followed by bright burning objects falling from the sky earlier this morning. we're told building shook, car alarms went off, cell phone service interrupted. 250 injuries mostly caused by broken glass. we're waiting for this d.a. 14, the one we're wait fog this afternoon, it actually will pass close enough in the atmosphere, where we could have communication satellites orbiting
appearing had been his show says as far as he knew, she was getting better. he spoke to cnn's don lemon last night. listen. >> she actually been doing very well. things were looking up for her. she had children with a boyfriend who ended up killing himself a few weeks ago. she was struggling after that. actually was admitted herself to a psychiatric facility. and there's a cautionary tale about the stigma of mental illness and the way in which the public attacks celebrities who take care of themselves. she became so fearful of the stigma and the way people were responding to her being hospitalized that she actually checked herself out prematurely and now we have what we have. >> you know, the mccready was not afraid to talk about her troubles. she posted a message to her fans on the website saying i haven't had a hit in a decade. i spent my fortune, tarnished my public view and made myself the brunt of punch line after punch line. i've been beaten, sued, robbed, arrested, jailed, and evicted but i'm still here. you know the heart of all these struggles she ultimately leaves two children with
-thinking vet made him a set of legs with knex toys. you can head to for more on his story. >>> thanks so much for starting your morning with us. we've got much more ahead on cnn saturday morning which starts right now. >>> good morning to you, hope you're having a great one so far. i'm susan hendricks. randi and victor are off today. it's 7:00 on the east coast. >>> you know the olympic hero known as blade runner is spending the weekend in jail until his bond hearing on tuesday. we're talking about oscar pistorius, he's charged with killing his model girlfriend reeva steenkamp on valentine's day. the reality show is still set to premiere tonight in south africa. listen. >> i'm talking mansions, butlers, sparkling turquoise waters of jamaica. welcome to tropika island of treasure. but paradise is not all that it seems. >> earl barnette joins us now on the phone. and her family is speaking out about this horrible loss. what are they saying? >> well, the family is understandably grieving. and they're wanting privacy from the media during this very difficult and tragic time for them. they
all the developments mean with cnn legal contributor paul callan. >>> developing overnight, the search is on for victims in the rubble of a done town kansas city restaurant after a natural gas explosion. take a look at those pictures. it was happy hour at j.j.'s one of the city's most popular restaurants, when the explosion literally ripped the roof off. residents nearby say a lot of the buildings shook. two people are missing and dozens were hurt in the blast and fire which may have been triggered by an accident involving a utility contractor. cnn's ted allow larowlands is l kansas city for us. >> reporter: at this point, they have suspended the search for the two missing people, a man and woman. the explosion took place just after 6:00 last night at a very popular restaurant which is now completely gone. the explosion can which witnesses say could be felt blocks away instantly engulfed brie flying into the air. >> i just live two blocks down. brie flying into the air. >> i just live two blocks down. we felt it shaking. >> reporter: reports of the smell of gas an hour before the explo
highs, what he has planned for timewarner and cnn in the future. and one year after making plans for a big transformation, jcpenney ceo ron johnson joins us with an update on that turnaround. you don't want to miss that. saturday delivery to be a thing in the past. hampton with details and people still asking questions whether they can do this yurn laterally. >> i think you have more in the postmaster clarification in your live interview the last half hour. essentially what he's saying, the continual resolution funding and running the government as we speak, the postal service believes as that resolution is written, there is, he won't call it that, a loophole that will allow the postal service to go ahead with its plan as of august 1st of this year, to stop delivering mail on saturday, packages going forward would continue. now, that's the ups stance. the continuing resolution we're talking about lasts for another six weeks until the end of march. he's also taken the position if congress disagree, there's time to work this out. further down the road, the issue of the august 1st d
last night, i was watching some of the interviews on cnn. actually, the pass ekers reaction was far more favorable than i thought it would be. >> and ericsson went on and boarded the ship. >> though, i don't think he did. it would have been nice if they did for some of the passengers pb but the question for a lot of people, if you've got 4,000 people trapped on a ship, at what point do you let them off if they want to get off? is there a habeas corpus here is that the call in the military? >> but i mean, from other people we've heard, too, that that is a pretty difficult undertaking to get them off. >> you're left liable as a company if you ensure their safety and keep them on the ship than trying something tricky at sea. >> you have 4,000 on the ship, why do you want 4001? he's just going to be in line for the bathroom. >> it's a technical position. it's how you deal with the technical position. >> and the offshoring of the authorization, the fact that it is a few market in the minute, the fact that it is a flag carrier in the bahamas complicates it. because you did offshore wpp's
and the meteors to what is obviously co2. a cnn anchor asked on saturday, she was going to interview bill nye, the science guy, and said going to break said, it's going to pass by there, is this an example of, perhaps, another manifestation of global warming and what man has done to this planet environmentally, globalization and all the other stuff that we don't like and we're worried about? but i guess bill nye failed to confirmed. i don't think he'd dispute it, that it's a possibility that carbon or carbon dioxide was partially responsible, but she didn't get the answer she was looking for. >> what am i supposed to say to that? >> well, i don't know. can you confirm that it was definitely co2? >> i cannot. >> i'm sorry, i should say carbon because co2 is clear and plants breathe it. i should say carbon. carbon is what we call it, right? >> there is another hacking scandal. >> there is. >> burger king wag forced to take down its twitter account after it was hacked yesterday. they spelledcdsam incorrec other tweet tnished burger ki and its eloyees. some of them i think were se dirty words tha
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